Check out these new titles in the Teen Corner at the Moline Public Library. Click on the title to go to the catalog for more information and to place a hold.
The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands
Christopher was happy learning to solve complex codes and puzzles and creating powerful medicines, potions, and weapons as an apprentice to Master Benedict Blackthorn. But with a trail of murders growing closer, he must use every skill he’s learned to discover the key to a terrible secret with the power to tear the world apart.
The Trouble in Me by Jack Gantos
When Jack’s family moves, he decides to reinvent himself. Unfortunately, his model is a neighbor who just got out of juvie for car theft. He’s desperate for whatever crazy, hilarious, frightening thing might happen next, but might not be ready for the trouble that comes with it. Based on the author’s real life.
Has to Be Love by Jolene Perry
Clara, mauled in a bear attack years ago, has learned to expect little of life. But a chance to leave Alaska and study in New York makes her think change is possible. Pressure from her boyfriend to make a forever commitment and feeling for a student teacher in her English class make things even more confusing.
The Shadow Behind the Stars by Rebecca Hahn
Chloe and her sisters are the three Fates, who spin, measure, and slice the countless golden threads of human life. When a beautiful girl shows up on their doorstep, Chloe realizes her dark destiny, which could unravel the entire world.
Future Perfect by Jen Larsen
Ashley is happy enough with her looks, but when her grandmother offer to pay her tuition to attend Harvard University in exchange for undergoing weight loss surgery she is finally tempted to give in to what society expects her to look like.